The story at Minnesota State universities

State Grant

There were 14,474 State Grant recipients in academic year 2016-17 — that’s 21% of all students at Minnesota State universities.

  • The average State Grant award at Minnesota State universities was $2,202.
  • In total, almost $32 million in State Grant awards were made to Minnesota State university students.

Pell Grant

There were 18,006 Pell Grant recipients on campus in academic year 2016-17 — that’s 26% of all students at Minnesota State universities.

  • The average Pell Grant award at Minnesota State universities was $3,639.
  • In total, more than $65 million in Pell Grant awards were made to Minnesota State university students.